The possibility of transition to passport control on the border of Russia and Belarus have not discussed

On-site automobile checkpoint “New yurkovichi” in the border area with Belarus

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MINSK, 10 February. /Spec. Q. TASS Vladimir Kostyriv/. Russia and Belarus did not discuss the possibility of transition to the passport regime on the border of the two countries. This was stated in an interview with TASS, Russian Ambassador to Belarus Alexander Surikov.

“Not yet discussed or considered, he said, answering the question about the possibility of introducing passport control on the border of Russia and Belarus. – Let’s see what are the results of the discussion in the joint Pogrankondushi is its scope. And while the whole story – just focus on countering the hypothetical risk associated with our work in Syria, including against international terrorism”.